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MLB Games on Saturday July 4, 1959

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL5Baltimore OriolesAL11Box | PBP910,628Memorial StadiumDay2:37Milt PappasTed Wills---Dropo (2), Finigan, Triandos
Cleveland IndiansAL6Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP90Briggs StadiumDay2:19Cal McLishFrank Lary---Minoso
Cleveland IndiansAL12Detroit TigersAL9Box | PBP1135,799Briggs StadiumDay3:39Gary BellBob Smith---Baxes, Chrisley, Colavito, Francona, Grant, Maxwell
Chicago White SoxAL7Kansas City AthleticsAL4Box | PBP90Municipal StadiumDay2:36Bob ShawBob Grim---Lollar, Phillips, Romano, Smith
Chicago White SoxAL3Kansas City AthleticsAL8Box | PBP918,884Municipal StadiumDay2:37Johnny KucksBilly Pierce---Lumpe, Maris, Williams
Washington Senators IAL10New York YankeesAL6Box | PBP90Yankee Stadium IDay2:53Pedro RamosArt DitmarChuck StobbsKillebrew, Sievers, Slaughter
Washington Senators IAL0New York YankeesAL7Box | PBP931,126Yankee Stadium INight2:30Bob TurleyHal Griggs------
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Chicago CubsNL2Box | PBP90Wrigley FieldDay1:56Bob AndersonLarry Sherry---Snider
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Chicago CubsNL2Box | PBP929,440Wrigley FieldDay2:23Don DrysdaleMoe Drabowsky---Long, Snider
Milwaukee BravesNL1Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP916,775Connie Mack StadiumNight2:05Robin RobertsLew Burdette---Bouchee
Cincinnati RedsNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP916,548Forbes FieldDay2:15Bob FriendJoe Nuxhall------
San Francisco GiantsNL10St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP918,211Sportsman's ParkDay2:47Mike McCormickLarry JacksonStu MillerSpencer (2)
12 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Saturday, July 04, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112Cleveland Indians754332.573-3623045825-1318-19794633.582
AL -225Chicago White Sox774235.5452.0336344-823-1718-19775225.675
AL -336Baltimore Orioles774136.5323.0296327-3119-1522-21773344.429
AL -447New York Yankees774037.5194.03583124624-1816-19773938.506
AL -559Detroit Tigers794039.5065.0389406-1720-1921-19753639.480
AL -6612Washington Senators I773641.4688.0347354-719-1917-22772750.351
AL -7714Kansas City Athletics743242.43210.5336353-1716-2116-21803446.425
AL -8815Boston Red Sox743143.41911.5331355-2415-2216-21804436.550
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111Milwaukee Braves744331.581-3443004419-1823-14824339.524
NL -223San Francisco Giants794534.5700.53893197023-1622-18753837.507
NL -334Los Angeles Dodgers824537.5492.03933662719-1926-18744331.581
NL -448Pittsburgh Pirates824240.5125.0351384-3320-2222-18723636.500
NL -5510Chicago Cubs753738.4936.5317329-1220-1817-20793742.468
NL -6611St. Louis Cardinals773641.4688.53633491416-2420-17773542.455
NL -7713Cincinnati Reds783543.44910.0388403-1514-2521-18763937.513
NL -8816Philadelphia Phillies772948.37715.5295390-9510-2919-19773542.455
16 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season